Hurriyat Conference

Narendra Modi government's religious agenda behind RBI 'no' to Islamic banking: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Narendra Modi government's religious agenda behind RBI 'no' to Islamic banking: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Islamic or Sharia banking is a finance system based on the principles of not charging interest, which is prohibited under Islam.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:44 PM IST
Hope of resolution via dialogue has been rekindled in J&K:  Mehbooba Mufti

Hope of resolution via dialogue has been rekindled in J&K: Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti has welcomed the Centre's move to appoint Dineshwar Sharma as interlocutor for the Valley.

Nov 06, 2017, 21:02 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Centre's Kashmir initiative, says dialogue is the only way forward

Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Centre's Kashmir initiative, says dialogue is the only way forward

A sustained dialogue will be initiated by the government to find a solution to the Kashmir issue, Rajnath Singh said on Monday.

Oct 23, 2017, 17:27 PM IST
Shabbir Shah in touch with Hafiz Saeed, received hawala money from Pakistan to promote terrorism, says ED chargesheet

Shabbir Shah in touch with Hafiz Saeed, received hawala money from Pakistan to promote terrorism, says ED chargesheet

Shabbir Shah was arrested from Srinagar on July 25 on charges of money laundering.

Sep 23, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
Terror funding case: NIA raids 11 places in J&K, NCR

Terror funding case: NIA raids 11 places in J&K, NCR

Shabir Shah is at present in judicial custody after the Enforcement Directorate arrested him last month in connection with an earlier case of money laundering.

Sep 07, 2017, 20:41 PM IST

Yasin Malik arrested, Mirwaiz put under house arrest

Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani is under house arrest for the past several years now.

Sep 07, 2017, 16:41 PM IST
Terror is terror, unfair to give religious labels to terrorism: Union Home Secretary

Terror is terror, unfair to give religious labels to terrorism: Union Home Secretary

Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi is a 1978-batch Rajasthan cadre officer IAS officer.

Aug 30, 2017, 21:43 PM IST
Terror funding case: Separatist leader Shabir Shah sent to 14-day judicial custody

Terror funding case: Separatist leader Shabir Shah sent to 14-day judicial custody

Shabir Shah was arrested from Srinagar on July 25 on charges of money laundering in a case dating back to 2005.

Aug 09, 2017, 14:46 PM IST

Restrictions in parts of Srinagar after Pulwama encounter

Authorities on Wednesday imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar in view of a separatist strike against the killing of a civilian, caught in the crossfire between security forces and militants in Pulwama, police said.

Aug 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Syed Ali Shah​ Geelani's son admitted to ICU following complaints of chest pain

Syed Ali Shah​ Geelani's son admitted to ICU following complaints of chest pain

Naeem Geelani, who is under the NIA scanner for alleged terror funding, is a heart patient and had suffered a massive heart attack in 2009.

Jul 31, 2017, 08:05 AM IST
Terror funding in Kashmir: Son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, 6 other separatist leaders arrested by NIA

Terror funding in Kashmir: Son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, 6 other separatist leaders arrested by NIA

National Investigating Agency (NIA) has arrested seven Kashmiri separatist leaders, including son-in-law of separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani, for allegedly funding terror groups in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 24, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

J&K: Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz detained after trying to march towards martyrs’ graveyard

The police on Thursday detained moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq as he tried to lead his supporters towards the martyrs' graveyard in the Naqshband Sahib area of the city, officials said.

Jul 13, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Shutdown in Pahalgam market over Amarnath terror attack

The yatra, which passes through the Pahalgam market along the traditional route to the cave shrine, was, however, going on smoothly.

Jul 12, 2017, 14:32 PM IST
J&K police downgrades security of separatist Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

J&K police downgrades security of separatist Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

The Mirwaiz was accorded 'Z' category security cover after Hizbul Mujahideen militants shot dead his father, Mirwaiz Molvi Mohammad Farooq, at his residence in 1990.

Jul 05, 2017, 20:46 PM IST

Restrictions in parts of Srinagar against separatists' protest

Restrictions have been imposed in five police stations in downtown (old city) areas of Srinagar the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

Jun 30, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
Enforcement Directorate issues showcause notice to separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani for illegal possession of USD 10000

Enforcement Directorate issues showcause notice to separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani for illegal possession of USD 10000

ED on Thursday issued a show-cause notice to Syed Ali Shah Geelani, asking him to explain the source of USD 10,000 "illegally" possessed by him in 2002.

Jun 29, 2017, 21:53 PM IST
Terror funding: Son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, two other Hurriyat leaders, detained by J&K Police

Terror funding: Son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, two other Hurriyat leaders, detained by J&K Police

ED has registered a case of money laundering against LeT chief Hafiz Saeed, Dukhartan-e-Millat, Hizbul Mujhaideen and members of Hurriyat Conference.

Jun 28, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Senior separatist leader Mirwaiz calls officer's lynching 'brutal act'

"Deeply disturbed and condemn the brutal act at Nowhatta," the Mirwaiz tweeted about the Thursday killing of Deputy Superintendent of Police Muhammad Ayub Pandit outside Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area.

Jun 23, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
No threat to annual Amarnath Yatra: Geelani

No threat to annual Amarnath Yatra: Geelani

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani has said that there was no threat to the annual Amarnath Yatra, scheduled to begin later this month, stressing that the pilgrims were "our revered guests", who would be received as per the age-old traditions.

Jun 19, 2017, 18:46 PM IST

Mirwaiz put under house arrest in Srinagar

 Authorities on Tuesday put Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq along with his secretary advocate Shahid-ul-Islam under house arrest in Srinagar, police said.

Jun 13, 2017, 13:36 PM IST